White Van Man taken to the extreme
Ignore the dreadful April Fool’s joke at the start of this video – for a start, we’re well past this day of pranks now and, well, it’s just cringingly awful to watch this fake American bonhomie anyway.
Instead, simply focus on the fact that here we have a Formula Drift ace, Chris Forsberg, sliding a 5.6-litre, V8 Nissan NV 2500 Cargo van around the place as if it were a Toyota GT86. This 313hp brute uses the standard engine – yep, in the States they have monster vans as well as cars – but features a welded rear diff and a hydraulic handbrake.
And there’s not really a lot more we need to say than that, other than: watch now and enjoy some astonishing driving, and possibly the best pallet pick-up manoeuvre you’ll ever see…
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